Raising A Sensory Smart Child: The Definitive Handbook for Helping Your Child with Sensory Processing Issues

Book Cover, Raising A Sensory Smart Child: The Definitive Handbook for Helping Your Child with Sensory Processing Issues

A comprehensive overview that includes: How the senses actually work and integrate with each other; How and where to get the very best professional help; “Sensory diet” activities that meet your child’s needs, including new tips and ideas for kids, teens, adults, and families; Practical solutions for daily challenges-from brushing teeth to getting dressed to picky eating to family gatherings; Using “sensory smarts” to help children with developmental delays, learning, and attention problems; The special challenges of helping children with autism and sensory issues; Ways to advocate for your child at school and make schools “sensory smart”; and How to empower your child and teen in the world.

© 2009 Biel, Lindsey Ma, Otr/L; Peske, Nancy
Audience: Parent, Professional
Contributors: Peske, Nancy K., 1962-
ISBN: 0143115340
Language: Eng

“On a lovely spring day, after a two-and-a-half-hour induced, epidural-eased labor that was so painless and spiritually uplifting that I was practically communing with my ancestors on the astral plane, I got the thumbs-up from the doctor: I'd given birth to my first child, a healthy little boy.”